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Lightspout Waterfall and Pole Bank from Carding Mill
Introduction to Walk 1374

Photo from the walk - Lightspout Waterfall and Pole Bank from Carding Mill

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.8 miles / 9.3 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Grade - easy/mod

A walk in the Shropshire Hills starting from Carding Mill Valley near Church Stretton. The route includes a waterfall, the highest point on the Long Mynd and an interesting descent back to the start, 

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Length - 6.5 miles / 10.6 km
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0.4 miles / 0.6 km away
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Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 3048
0.8 miles / 1.2 km away
Caer Caradoc & The Lawley from Church Stretton
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Length - 10.0 miles / 16.3 km
Walk 1097
1.5 miles / 2.3 km away
Caer Caradoc from Church Stretton
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Length - 3.5 miles / 5.7 km
Walk 1844
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The Portway & Betchcott Hill from Picklescott
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Length - 5.0 miles / 8.1 km
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3.5 miles / 5.6 km away
Betchcott Hills & Pole Bank from Bridges
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.0 miles / 14.6 km
Walk 1205
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Adstone Hill, Medlicott and the Long Mynd from Bridges
Grade - moderate
Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 2022
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Wenlock Edge & Aston Munslow
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The Stiperstones Ridge from the Knolls
Grade - easy/mod
Length - 5.5 miles / 8.9 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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